Altamont, Kansas Population 2021

1,003
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Altamont is a city located in Labette County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,003, it is the 189th largest city in Kansas and the 10277th largest city in the United States . Altamont is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually and its population has decreased by -7.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,080 in 2010. Altamont reached it's highest population of 1,081 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Altamont has a population density of 527 people per square mile.

The average household income in Altamont is $60,665 with a poverty rate of 8.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $586 per month, and the median house value is $81,700. The median age in Altamont is 33.5 years, 26.9 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.

Altamont Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Altamont was:

  • White: 89.95%
  • Two or more races: 9.09%
  • Black or African American: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Altamont, Kansas is 1,003 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,027.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,080.

Altamont, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,02989.95%
Two or More Races1049.09%
Black or African American70.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.35%
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Altamont Population by Race

Altamont Population Pyramid $2021

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Altamont Median Age

33.5


Total

26.9


Male

37.8


Female

Altamont Adults

There are 796 adults, (177 of whom are seniors) in Altamont.

Altamont Age Dependency

84.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Altamont Sex Ratio

Female

536

46.85%

Male

608

53.15%

Altamont Population by Age

Altamont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Altamont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All70.3%29.7%
Female51.3%48.7%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Male42.1%57.9%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Altamont Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4352.6370.3
Married2453.2386.1
Non Family1321.1150.8
Female393.5651.3
Male193.5342.1

3.17

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Altamont Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade111.59%
9th to 12th Grade517.36%
High School Graduate24435.21%
Some College16423.67%
Associates Degree8111.69%
Bachelors Degree10314.86%
Graduate Degree395.63%
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Altamont Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Altamont Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White622560130
2+ Races56565
Hispanic31317
Black777
Native American22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Altamont Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,000$37,784$31,012
Less Than 9th Grade$22,500$$
High School Graduate$27,315$30,417$25,417
Some College$34,167$43,667$21,833
Bachelors Degree$41,875$51,875$39,531
Graduate Degree$46,875$$48,125

$35,000

Average Earnings

$37,784

Average Male

$31,012

Average Female

Altamont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Altamont Language by Age

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Altamont Language

99.32% of Altamont residents speak only English, while 0.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Altamont Language

Altamont Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,007787.75%
Multiple1042019.23%

8.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.83%

Male Poverty Rate

12.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Altamont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Altamont is Multiple, with 19.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Altamont is White, with 7.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.17%.

Altamont Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.26%
High School9.02%
Some College8.16%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Altamont Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed12.45%
Male Employed1.77%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Altamont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Altamont Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,632$60,665
Families$64,792$74,766
Married Families$72,188-
Non Families$19,435$25,943
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Income by Household Type

Altamont Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Altamont Married by Age and Sex

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Altamont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Altamont Marital Status by Race

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Altamont Marital Status

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80

Number of Veterans

80

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea36
Vietnam13
First Gulf War11
Second Gulf War7
World War II

Altamont Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+42
35 to 5419
55 to 649
65 to 747
18 to 343

Altamont Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7711.00%
2+ Races33.45%

Altamont Veterans by Race

Altamont Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Altamont Veterans by Education

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68.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Altamont Employment by Age

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Altamont Employment by Race

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Altamont Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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78.67%

Born in Altamont

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Altamont residents were born in the United States, with 78.67% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Altamont Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,003-8-0.79%
20201,011-8-0.79%
20191,019-8-0.78%
20181,027-2-0.19%
20171,029-4-0.39%
20161,033-8-0.77%
20151,041-2-0.19%
20141,043-7-0.67%
20131,050-17-1.59%
20121,067-11-1.02%
20111,078-3-0.28%
20101,0810.00%

Altamont Population by Year